Application invited for Post Graduate Program in Digital Governance and Management (PGP-DGM)

Institution-Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam (IIMV)
Closing date-10th July 2019
Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam (IIMV) belongs to the prestigious IIM family of business schools. It is a new generation IIM, set up by the Government of India in September 2015. The Indian Institutes of Management Act 2017 declares IIMs as Institutions of National Importance, empowered to attain standards of global excellence in management, management research and allied areas of knowledge. IIM Visakhapatnam is located in its temporary, but the state-of-the-art facility in the salubrious Andhra University campus in the ‘City of Destiny’, Visakhapatnam. The Institute has begun the process for building a permanent, full-fledged, word-class campus on approx. 230 acres of land in the (relative) vicinity of the upcoming green-field international airport, about 25 kilometres from the present (temporary/transit) campus. The first phase of the new facility is expected to be functional by 2021.
About the program
This Post Graduate Program in Digital Governance and Management (PGP-DGM) leading to the award of Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree is being launched by the Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam (IIMV), an institution of national importance, under the aegis of the National e-Governance Division (NeGD), Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Govt. of India (GOI).
The first batch of the Program (2019-21) is scheduled to commence on 9th September 2019 (Monday), for which, reporting and registration at IIMV campus will also be held on the same day.
Program Objective
The customized Program is designed with a view to enhancing the digital-management capacities in participants. It is envisaged that the graduating candidates would catalyse the footprint and impact of Digital India growing more pervasive and profound, thereby contributing to quantitative and qualitative transformation in the delivery of services to end-users.
1- Graduate with any discipline with minimum 55% marks 
2- Experience minimum 5 years

Selection criteria 
Weights and qualifying criteria for each component will be decided by Academic Council of IIMV, empowered under the IIM Act 2017)
  1. Examination [Common Admission Test (CAT) of IIMs or similar (for more details please click here) ]
  2. Written Ability Test (WAT) with Case Analysis
  3. Statement of Purpose (SOP)
  4. Technical knowledge & Domain experience (current engagement in e-Governance projects; exposure to digital technologies and applications; capacity for problem identification & solution implementation; etc.)
  5. Gender Diversity
  6. Group Discussion (GD) and/or Personal Interview (PI)
How to apply 

For more information and application visit the link

Contact Details 
Shri Kamal Jain
Senior General Manager
(Capacity Building)
National e-Governance Division
Digital India Corporation
Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
Govt. of India
Electronics Niketan
6-CGO Complex
New Delhi – 110 003


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